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Saxons, Vikings, and Celts
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Paperback), 2007
One of the world's leading geneticists, Bryan Sykes has helped thousands find their ancestry in the British Isles. Saxons, Vikings, and Celts, which resulted from a systematic ten-year DNA survey of more than 10,000 volunteers, traces the true...
Reconstructing Human Origins
Conroy Glenn C.
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Paperback), 2012
This textbook for a first course in paleoanthropology examines the fossil evidence for human evolution and explains how that evidence is interpreted in modern paleoanthropological research. There is special emphasis on how recent advances in radiometric dating, functional morphology, molecular biology, and archaeological...
Larsen Clark Spencer
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Paperback), 2008
Larsen (anthropology, Ohio State U.) presents an introductory college textbook emphasizing the theme of understanding science--what it is, how it is done, and how anthropologists learn about the natural world. He explains who humans are as organisms, their evolution over millions of years, and the future of the species....
How Humans Evolved
Silk Joan B.
edizioni W W Norton & Co Inc collana W W Norton & Co Inc (Paperback), 2011
Intended for use in an undergraduate course on human evolution, this textbook combines the best of current anthropological and biological scholarship to provide students with a comprehensive introduction to the subject. Divided into sections covering evolutionary principles, primate ecology and behavior, the history...